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2004 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak

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2004 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak

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2004 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,999.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  102 / 4.02
Stroke (mm/in)  95 / 3.74
Displacement (cc/ci)  1552 / 95
Compression Ratio  9:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Mitsubishi®
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  40
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  170
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  60
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  130/70 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/60 R17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.9 / 149.9
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  3.4 / 86.4
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.91
Width (in/mm)  33.5 / 851
Height (in/mm)  43.3 / 1100
Wheelbase (in/mm)  67.1 / 1704
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.9 / 124
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  11
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  637 / 289
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.44
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.6 / 701
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months)  12
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2004
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Kawasaki
Display Name  Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak™
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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Performance easily improved
By John Rasor(Owner), Aug. 7, 2009
Mine has Cobra Longshots, Cobra Fuel Management Unit, and Mustang seat. Will out perform many larger cruisers and is the best handling V-Twin out there. Traded it for one day for my brother-in-laws 2003 Softail Classic and he didn't want to give the Meanstreak back. Bike has 7K miles and no problems... Read Full Review

 

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Great city cruiser
By Mark Cousins(Owner), Jan. 12, 2009
Although a great cruiser for the twisties with fantastic breaking, superb handling, and very comfortable seating position, where this machine shines is city riding. Its powerband and torque are perfect for street light to street light fun. Read Full Review

 

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